The NZACA conference theme is Aged Care in a Pandemic World with a focus on COVID-19. The conference is being held on the 17-18th of November at TSB Arena in Wellington. VCare is proud to be sponsoring the keynote speaker Michael Baker and legendary service to the Aged Residential care sector award.
With more than 3.6 million social media users in New Zealand which make up 75% of the total population, it’s one of the fastest ways to reach your prospective audience and can be an effective marketing tool for your aged care facility. Every facility is different and needs a tailored strategy for how they approach social media, below are a few ways effective social media strategies can be implemented to increase sales and boost awareness of your facility.
As the year has progressed, VCare, like many other businesses, have encountered a range of challenges, including adapting to a new way of working within a new normal. We are very aware that Covid-19 has placed additional demands on everyone in the aged care sector.
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, significant events for the industry were postponed until later in the year.
An extensive workload combined with a time poor environment results in aged care management contantly being on the lookout for more efficient ways of managing their facilities.
How access to resident information via mobile devices can help improve the outcomes for your residents
Due to the dynamic nature of the Aged Care Industry facilities are focusing their efforts on developing more efficient and productive ways to manage their facility. Easy access to accurate data is imperative in delivering the highest quality of care to your residents. We are seeing the use of electronic devices in a range of different industries and aged care is no different.
Implementing an electronic solution in the aged care sector can transform the way your facility operates, increasing productivity and streamlining internal processes. Software implementation can be a costly and lengthy process, so steps need to be taken to ensure the project is a success.
On-premise or Cloud Hosting: What is the best option for you? How does your business store their software? On-premise or cloud hosting, what is the best option for you? On-premise hosting refers to storing your software on infrastructure that is installed locally, on a company’s own computers and servers. Cloud hosting is the process of hosting your software offsite…
5 ways VCare can help manage your residents’ journey A significant priority for aged care and retirement facilities to consider when selecting an electronic system is having the ability to manage all resident information. VCare records all information regarding a resident from the initial contact and admission of a resident to their specific requirements such…
Aged care facilities and their staff want to provide the best care for their residents while also complying with aged care NZ accreditation standards and producing accurate reporting for audits. Traditional methods put stress on staff, increasing the likelihood of errors and reducing the quality of care.
Top three challenges in implementing a new system within the Aged Care sector and how to overcome these challenges
Aged Care and Retirement Village facilities, no matter the size, need to keep innovating to keep up with this dynamic and ever-changing market.